Ch03-TB2-WBL-10e

Ch03-TB2-WBL-10e - Chapter 3 Court Procedures N.B TYPE...

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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 3 Court Procedures N.B.: TYPE indicates that a question is new, modified, or unchanged, as follows. N A question new to this edition of the Test Bank. + A question modified from the previous edition of the Test Bank, = A question included in the previous edition of the Test Bank. TRUE/FALSE QUESTIONS 1. A state’s rules of civil procedure govern a civil trial held in that state’s courts. ANSWER: T PAGE: 52 TYPE: = 2. An answer can deny the allegations made in a complaint. ANSWER: T PAGE: 58 TYPE: = 3. A motion for judgment on the pleadings may be supported with materials outside the pleadings. ANSWER: F PAGE: 60 TYPE: + 4. Only a plaintiff may file a motion for summary judgment. ANSWER: F PAGE: 60 TYPE: N 21 22 TEST BANK 2—UNIT ONE: THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 5. A motion for summary judgment may be supported with materials outside the pleadings. ANSWER: T PAGE: 60 TYPE: + CHAPTER 3: COURT PROCEDURES 23 6. Discovery is the process of gathering evidence concerning a case. ANSWER: T PAGE: 60 TYPE: = 7. In most states, if neither party requests a jury, there will be no jury trial. ANSWER: T PAGE: 63 TYPE: N 8. In most states, if neither party requests a jury, the court will seat a jury on its own motion. ANSWER: F PAGE: 63 TYPE: N 9. There is a right to a jury trial for a case at law in a federal court only when the amount in controversy exceeds a certain amount. ANSWER: T PAGE: 63 TYPE: N 10. During jury selection, a party cannot ask, without providing a reason, that some individuals not be sworn in as jurors. ANSWER: F PAGE: 64 TYPE: = 11. At the commencement of a trial, only the plaintiff’s attorney makes an opening statement. ANSWER: F PAGE: 67 TYPE: = 12. A plaintiff’s rebuttal includes evidence to refute the defendant’s case. ANSWER: T PAGE: 67 TYPE: N 13. A jury is free to ignore a judge’s statement of the law in their case. ANSWER: F PAGE: 68 TYPE: = 14. A motion for a new trial will not be granted merely because the jury verdict is the obvious result of a misapplication of the law. ANSWER: F PAGE: 69 TYPE: = 15. A party who files an appeal is known as an appellant. 24 TEST BANK 2—UNIT ONE: THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS ANSWER: T PAGE: 69 TYPE: = CHAPTER 3: COURT PROCEDURES 25 16. After a decision has been rendered in a case, no party can file an appeal. ANSWER: F PAGE: 69 TYPE: = 17. The party who files an appeal must file with the clerk of the appellate court a record of the trial court proceedings....
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